About the Speaker
  • Profession
    Head of IT Strategy and Governance
  • Company

Safdar Zaman, Head of IT Strategy and Governance at Nakheel.

Safdar Zaman, a recognized ICT leader with more than 15 years’ experience in IT, , Process, Project Management, Big Data and IT Governance. Safdar Zaman is currently the Head of IT Strategy and Governance in Nakheel PJSC, a leader in developing iconic innovative landmark projects in Dubai where he successfully drafted and executed a turnaround strategy to transform IT from predominantly service delivery to a strategic business enabler.

Safdar started his career in Banking Software Company and has served different technical and managerial positions and advanced to the position of IT Strategy Head. During his 15 years career he participated in numerous challenging initiatives across cloud computing, Big Data, Virtualizations, ERP and business transformations. He has successfully managed several innovative and challenging projects across Oil and Gas, Real Estate, Hospitality and services sectors.